# Basic functions - math word problems

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• Car
Car travels 1/3 of the trip on the first day, second day 2/5 of the trip and left even 340 km for next days. How long is the trip?
• Farmer
The farmer farming 293 ha of arable land and the remaining 20% are meadows and pastures. How much land farmer owns?
• Popsicles
Francis went to buy ice lollies. If he buy 8 popsicles he missed 4 USD. When he buy 7 popsicles, got back 1 USD. How many USD was a popsicle?
• Birth
Let's assume that the probability of the birth of a boy and a girl in the family is the same. What is the probability that in a family with five children, the youngest and oldest child is a boy?
• Circus
On the circus performance was 150 people. Men were 10 less than women and children 50 more than adults. How many children were in the circus?
• Five pupils
Five pupils clean 30 chairs one hour before four pupils. How many chairs clean one pupil in 1 hour?
• Price increase 2x
If two consecutive times we increase the price of the product by 20%, how many % is higher final price than the original?
• Ratios
Divide: a) 250 CZK in the ratio 2:3 b) 1000 CZK in the ratio 4:7:9
• Medicine
We test medicine on 6 patients. For all drug doesn't work. If the drug success rate of 20%, what is the probability that medicine does not work?
• Forest ranger
Forest ranger watching from the hide deers. At one time point he can see 6 deers. How many maximum deers can be see by 3 rangers at same time?
• Wood bars
It is 9 bars 14 meters long and 9 bars 11 meters long. How many 5-meter lath is needed to make them?
• Trams
Trams have an average speed 23 km/h and run in tact 14 minutes. Pedestrian walking speed is 3.3 km/h. At what intervals trams outrun pedestrian?
• Five girls
Five girls traveling by bus. Each holds in each hand two baskets. In each basket are four cats. Each cat has three kittens. Two girls exits bus. How many legs are in the bus?
• Apples
School kitchen bought 36kg apples for 12 kc/kg. How many kilograms of apples 1/4 cheaper can they buy for the same money?
• Performance
Two masons with the same performance would have made of plaster for 6 days. One of them, however, has increased its daily performance by 50%. How long would take they now to make plaster together?
• Angles ratio
The internal angles of a triangle are in ratio 1:4:5. What kind of triangle is it? (solve interior angles and write down and discuss)
• Assembly parts
Nine machines produce 1,800 parts on nine machines. How many hours will it produce 2 100 parts on seven such machines?
• Lion or virgin
We toss coin, every throw fits lion or a virgin with equal probability 1/2. Determine how much at least we have to make throws that with probability 0.9 lion fell at least once.
• Friction coefficient
What is the weight of a car when it moves on a horizontal road at a speed of v = 50 km/h at engine power P = 7 kW? The friction coefficient is 0.07